Celaya in Municipality of Celaya, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Miguel Hidalgo in Celaya
conmemora con esta lapida
el centenario de la estancia
en este edificio del venerable
Padre de la Patria.
Celaya, 21 de septiembre de 1910.
commemorates with this marker
the 100th anniversary of the stay of the venerable “Father of the Nation” in this building.
Celaya, September 21, 1910
Erected 1910 by La Agrupación "Miguel Hidalgo".
Location. 20° 31.284′ N, 100° 48.855′ W. Marker is in Celaya, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Celaya. Marker is on Calle Miguel Hidalgo just east of Calle Zaragoza, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Calle Miguel Hidalgo 108B, Celaya, Guanajuato 38000, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Temple of Saint Augustine (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Ex-Convent of the Temple of Saint Augustine (about 120 meters away); The Temple and Ex-convent of Our Lady of Carmen (about 210 meters away); Celaya's Water Tower Independence Column of Celaya (about 240 meters away); The First Franciscans in Celaya (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The Temple of Saint Francis (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Celaya.
Regarding Miguel Hidalgo in Celaya. Miguel Hidalgo and his growing Insurgent forces entered Celaya without opposition on September 21, 1810. Hidalgo here was named Commander in General of the Insurgents and Allende as their Lieutentant General. The next day they left for Guanajuato.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Wars, Non-US •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 16, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.